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VIP Visits Marking Israel’s 60th Anniversary

As part of the worldwide attention Israel is receiving for its 60th anniversary celebrations, a wide-range of dignitaries, politicians, authors, actors and VIPs visited Yad Vashem during the second week of May. Among them were the Presidents of Rwanda, Albania, Slovenia, Mongolia and Burkina Faso, and the President of UN General Assembly, each of whom came to Yad Vashem with their respective delegations. US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, author and Nobel Prize Laureate Nadine Gordimer, actor John Voight, and businesswoman and model Ivanka Trump were among the other special visitors recently at Yad Vashem.